Hillcrest Intermediate School

11091 Mockingbird Drive
Irwin, PA 15642
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hillcrest Intermediate School serves 855 students in grades 5-6.
Hillcrest Intermediate School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hillcrest Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Hillcrest Intermediate School's student population of 855 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
855 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Hillcrest Intermediate School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest Intermediate School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#404 out of 2797 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
92%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 855 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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